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Heterodermia speciosa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Lecanoromycetes
Order: Teloschistales
Family: Physciaceae
Genus: Heterodermia
Trevis. (1868)
Type species
Heterodermia speciosa
(Wulfen) Trevis. (1868)

Heterodermia is a genus of lichenized fungi in the family Physciaceae.[2] The genus has a widespread distribution, especially in tropical regions, and contains about 80 species.[3]



  1. ^ "Synonymy: Heterodermia Trevis.". Species Fungorum. CAB International. Retrieved 2014-10-05. 
  2. ^ Lumbsch TH, Huhndorf SM (December 2007). "Outline of Ascomycota – 2007". Myconet. Chicago, USA: The Field Museum, Department of Botany. 13: 1–58. Archived from the original on 2009-03-18. 
  3. ^ Kirk PM, Cannon PF, Minter DW, Stalpers JA (2008). Dictionary of the Fungi (10th ed.). Wallingford, UK: CAB International. p. 314. ISBN 978-0-85199-826-8. 

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